Oppo Cutting Jobs as It Prepares to Take on Apple
Chinese smartphone giant, Oppo , cut 20% of its staff in crucial software and device departments after merging with OnePlus. This is the first significant consolidation within the Chinese smartphone industry as it struggles with computer chip shortage and the COVID-19 pandemic. According to sourc
Apple Announces New iPhone 13: Price Surprises Users
During its “California Streaming” event, Apple announced a range of new products, including new iPads, Apple Watches as well as its iPhone 13 and 13 Pro lineup. And while the smartphones will feature expected performance upgrades, the price was a surprise.  Despite rumors that the new iPhone
43 Smartphone Models Without WhatsApp from November
The popular instant messaging app, WhatsApp, has announced that the platform will stop working on 43 different smartphone models from November 1.   The platform will no longer be compatible with systems older than Apple iOS 10, Android OS 4.1, and KaiOS 2.5.1, which covers about 43 device
AOMEI Gives Away MBackupper Pro to Welcome the New iPhone 13
To mark the release of the new iPhone 13 set for September 14, software development company AOMEI is giving away a one-year subscription to its MBackupper Pro app for a limited time. The package that usually costs $29.95 will be available for free from September 3 to October 1, 2021. All visitors
Xiaomi en Route to Become the Biggest Smartphone Manufacturer
Chinese smartphone producer Xiaomi has a clear goal - to become the biggest in the business within three years. According to the latest quarterly report on the smartphone market, Xiaomi is already in second place after finally having overtaken Apple in the global manufacturer list. Right now, Xia
Xiaomi Overtakes Samsung to Clinch Top Spot in European Smartphone Market
Samsung slipped to second place in the European smartphone market in Q2 of this year as China’s Xiaomi became the top seller on the continent for the first time in the company's history. The European market rebounded and grew 14% year on year, with Xiaomi managing to capture 25.3% of market sh
Oppo Overcomes Apple in Global Smartphone Market
With a 16% market share, Chinese phone brand Oppo, along with its subsidiaries, has climbed to second place in the global smartphone market. According to recent market research by Counterpoint, Oppo managed to overtake other industry giants, such as Apple (which currently holds a 15% market share
Xiaomi Passes Apple in the Global Smartphone Market
According to a market report by Canalys, popular Chinese consumer electronics company Xiaomi has surpassed Apple, becoming the world’s second-largest smartphone manufacturer. The company now holds a 17% share of the global smartphone market, trailing only behind Samsung with 19%. Xiaomi increas
Qualcomm and Asus Launch $1,500 Snapdragon Insiders Smartphone
Qualcomm, the chip-making company behind Snapdragon processors, partnered with Asus to launch a $1,500 flagship phone called Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders (SSI). The smartphone is meant to show off the power of the latest Snapdragon processor along with the company’s latest phone charging and
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